Oshkosh Half Marathon Registration Closes On Mar 31
The eighth annual Oshkosh Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, April 22, in downtown Oshkosh. Registration closes on March 31. For more information or to register, log on to www.runawaytothebay.com. More.
Great Local Triathlon Registration OPEN
Registration for the 9th Annual Randolph Lake Triathlon is now open. It’s run by two excellent organizations – Paramount Adventures and Superhero Events. Race Date: Sunday, July 8th, 2012. More.
Wardian, Bishop Win SunTrust Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon
Prolific marathoner Michael Wardian won the men’s marathon on Saturday morning, completing the 26.2-mile course in 2 hours, 26 minutes and 35 seconds. George Washington medical student Meghan Bishop won the women’s race in 3:01:40, more than ten minutes ahead for second place finisher Bethany Sachtleben of Manassas, VA. More.
Loyanae cruises 2:05:37 to shatter course record in Seoul
Running in cool and foggy conditions, Kenyan Wilson Loyanae shattered the mens’ course record at the 83rd Seoul International Marathon today, clocking 2:05:37. More.
U.S. Marines Win Irish Sprint 10K Leading 1,693 Runners
U.S. Marines placed first among the men and women running the event with Marine Maj. Jason Kut, 34, finishing in 37:16 and Marine Capt. Erin Demchko, 33, finishing in 41:43. More.
Miyawaki, Tanaka Win All Japan Corporate Team Half Marathon Titles
Half Marathon debutante Chihiro Miyawaki won the men’s division of All Japan Corporate Team Half Marathon championships with the course record of 1:00:53 on Sunday (18) in Yamaguchi. More.
US and Canada Trade Honours At NACAC XC Champs
The United Stated and Canada confirmed their regional dominance over the grass and mud as they took the top honours at the 8th NACAC Cross Country Championships on Saturday (17) at Queen’s Park Savannah in Port of Spain, Trinidad. More.
Marquardt, Duncan Win Centerpoint Half Marathon
The male winner of the half marathon was Michael Marquardt, 32, of Calera. He finished in 1 hour, 19 minutes, 20 seconds. Centerpoint’s first female finisher of the second annual race, Duncan, 25, finished in 1 hour, 28 minutes, 59 seconds. More.
Zach Hine wins 37th Annual Holyoke St. Patrick’s Road Race
In a record-setting field, against a world class runner, Hine pulled away with a mile to go to win the 2012 Holyoke St. Patrick Road Race before a raucous and supportive group of spectators. Hine, of South Hadley, covered the tough 10K in 29 minutes, 38 seconds. More.
Men’s And Women’s Records Shattered In Rodes City Run 10K
Nyantika’s time of 28 minutes, 58 seconds set a course record, race officials said. Adrienne Herzog broke the female course record with a time of 33 minutes, 25 seconds. More.
Hernandez, Suver Win Longview Half Marathon
Hernandez, a 40-yard Irving resident, was the overall winner with a time of 1 hour, 12 minutes, 52 seconds, winning $600. Suver — a 24-year-old resident of Lake Tapps, Wash. who competed in the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials in January — had a time of 1:21:16, placing her eighth for all competitors. More.